Your Library Card enables You to access Extensive Online Research Tools and Downloads
These include: Newspapers, magazines, academic journals, book reviews, biographies, health resources, business journals, ancestry databases, and much more. All databases are available, without charge, at the Amesbury Public Library. Even better – most of these databases may be accessed directly from your home or office computer. For downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, and music, visit our Books, Music & More page.
Massachusetts Libraries link to the online collection. Available to all Massachusetts residents! Includes Encyclopedia Britannica as well as biography, newspaper, health, cooking, art, and many other encyclopedias, databases and educational resources.
American News from NewsBank. Find information on topics from a variety of news media including newspapers, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Daily News of Newburyport, Eagle-Tribune, & USA Today.
NEW! Amesbury Digital Newspapers. Includes Valuations List 1825-1892, Town Work Valuations List 1893-1918, Villager 1849-1883, Amesbury and Salisbury Villager 1883-1891, Town Records 1642, Weekly News 1881-1884.
Researching your family tree? Access over 6 BILLION genealogical and historical records (for use in the library only).
NEW! Consumer Reports offers reviews and comparisons of consumer products and services. Access new and back issues at home and at the library with your Library Card!
Encyclopedia Britannica for everyone with reference resources, atlas, timelines, videos, primary sources, and Kids’ multi-media encyclopedia.
Fold3 provides convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
The records at Fold3 help you discover and share stories about these everyday heroes, forgotten soldiers, and the families that supported them. On Fold3, you can combine records found on the site with what you have in your own albums and shoeboxes to create an online memorial for someone who served.
Just use your Amesbury barcode to log in.
Freegal offers hundreds of thousands of FREE songs – over 100 genres of music, and more than 50 record labels, all without having to download any software. All you need is your library card!
Gale Databases include popular magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, and multimedia material. Useful for general research and school projects. To search general resources, enter what you’re looking for and click “Search”. Or scroll down and click for specific subjects and resources, such as health, business, literature, and many more.
Glassdoor helps you find a job and company you love. Reviews, salaries and benefits from employees. Interview questions from candidates. Millions of jobs.
Provides detailed demographic and statistical data on the 14 counties and 576 places in the state of Massachusetts, including: Demographics on each county & individual city or town — Detailed data on school districts — Hispanic & Asian population statistics — Informative statistics & rankings on ancestry groups — Weather statistics — Comparative ranking charts.
Learning Express Library offers preparation and practice for professional certification, licensing, and aptitude tests in health care, civil service/government, law enforcement, firefighting, EMS, military, and real estate, among others. It also offers preparation and practice for academic exams such as the ACT and SAT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT
Literary Reference Center, Teacher Reference Center, GreenFile, and EBSCO Research databases.
More from Mango Languages! Interactive Language Learning for ages 0-6 in ten languages.
Learn everyday conversations at your own pace, at home or in the library. Over 40 foreign languages currently available as well as many and ESL courses. Mango also has an app you can download and use on the go!
NEW! Need legal documents quickly and easily? NuWav makes solving legal problems easy and fun. With NuWav, you can handle most common legal issues with no assistance whatsoever; including divorce, bills of sale, leases, tenant/landlord agreements, medical documents, and much, much more.
Trying to decide what to read next? Novelist offers book reviews, author read-alikes, best lists, and lists of award-winning books, title lists for many authors, book discussion guides, and genre lists.
Social Studies and Biographies for K – 2nd grade with easy picture navigation and simple text. If you are an Amesbury Resident use username: amesbury and password: read
ProQuest archives the Boston Globe from 1980 to the present.
eBooks for kids!! Games, picture books, and more. Check it out! It’s free…
Listen and read books online for elementary and middle school!